RE: AVG 8 problems

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Subject: RE: AVG 8 problems
Posted by:  Sirtokalott (Sirtokalo…@discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Thu, 24 Apr 2008

I'm not aware of AVG having a firewall.  Could you tell me what the component
is called.  If it is the resident Sheild you are referring to, this is more
of an anti-virus which scans as files download to try'n avoid downloading
viruses in the first place
"Richard Fangnail" wrote:

> I just had the worst time upgrading AVG 7.5 to 8.  I didn't like 8
> because of all the new dialog boxes so I uninstalled and reinstalled
> 7.5.  I don't like the AVG firewall so I turned it off, but whenever I
> restart, the AVG firewall is on again (I have my Windows firewall on
> all the time).
>
> If I check for upgrades in AVG it gives a long list of priority
> updates and optional updates.  I'm afraid to click on those as I don't
> know what it will do.  I'm pretty sure I can still update the virus
> database like before.

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AVG 8 problems posted by Richard Fangnail on Wed, 23 Apr 2008